LAFAYETTE COUNTY, Mo – A Higginsville man is facing a felony assault charge after an incident at a Higginsville residence on August 31.

According to the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office, police were dispatched to a Higginsville home on August 31 around midnight to reports of an assault. After a search of the residence and interviews conducted later, it was determined that Larry Lee Holmes, 56, assaulted a victim, sending the victim to the hospital with a broken nose and multiple head injuries.

Holmes is facing felony 1st Degree Assault or Attempt with a $50,000 bond.